hrp0084p3-1031 | Growth | ESPE2015

Final Height in Survivors of Childhood Acute Leukaemia

Jung In Ah , Jeon Yeon Jin , Kim Shin Hee , Cho Won Kyoung , Park So Hyun , Cho Kyoung Soon , Jung Min Ho , Suh Byung Kyu , Kim Hyo Jin

Background: Long-term survivors of childhood acute leukaemia can suffer from growth impairment. The purpose of this study was to evaluate longitudinal growth and final height of paediatric patients who were treated with acute leukaemia and factors that can cause growth impairment.Methods: Of 234 patients (133 males and 101 females) who were diagnosed as acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL; n=162) or acute myeloblastic leukaemia (AML; n=7...